The Sporting Life

The Man Behind the Mask

Why it’s good that we never really knew Marshawn Lynch.

02/08/2016 By Matthew Halverson

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: October 5–11

Seattle Lesbian and Gay Film Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary, and Angel Olsen croons words that stab like knives.

10/05/2015 By Joanna Sappenfield Edited by Seth Sommerfeld


Seattle Met’s Next Hot Chefs 2015

Just watch: These men and women will do great things.

05/26/2015 By Kathryn Robinson and Allecia Vermillion Photography by Andrew Waits

Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: May 26–29

The Physics drop a new EP at Neumos and 14/48 Mixtape offers up the short theater fest's greatest hits: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

05/26/2015 By Josh Kelety


17 Shots in Pasco

The police shooting of a Mexican field worker prompted a reckoning in a Washington farming town.

05/26/2015 By Brooke Jarvis

Style Profile

Art of Style: Photographer Miles Fortune

Direct, dark, and quiet. Get to know the Scandinavian Seattleite behind his evocative fashion photography.

05/22/2015 By Lauren Gallow


T-Doug’s Cantina Casual

The flavors are big. The nachos are bigger.

05/22/2015 By Kathryn Robinson


What Makes a Good Bar?

One of Pioneer Square’s most stunning spaces harbors intriguing cocktails and the sloppiest of joes.

05/22/2015 By Kathryn Robinson

Food & Drink Events

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: May 20–26

The week in which: Li'l Woody's say thanks, Feast on the Farm tickets go on sale, and Cedarbrook Lodge hosts a Poulet Bleu feast.

05/20/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Morning Fizz

Weekend Kayaks and Endorsements

Caffeinated news featuring surprise endorsements and the Shell protest

05/18/2015 By Josh Feit

Make It Work

The Who's Who of the Independent Designer Runway Showcase 2015

Introducing the eight designers on the road to the runway at Bellevue Fashion Week this fall.

05/12/2015 By Amanda Zurita

Shop It

Our 6 Favorite Things from the New

The brick-and-mortar branches out into upscale e-tail.

05/11/2015 By Amanda Zurita

Morning Fizz

Black Women's Lives Matter

Caffeinated news featuring a weekend march, Friday appointments, an upcoming Port vote, and last month's fundraising

05/11/2015 By Josh Feit

The Weekend Starts...Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 7–10

Marc Maron brings his cynical comedic introspection to town, Sleater-Kinney returns at long last to rock our faces, and Jamie Moakes turns collecting a junk action figure into art.

05/07/2015 By Seattle Met Staff

Lookin' At You

Style Profile: Artist Pete Fleming and Curator Julia Greenway

Dip below the surface with two fresh faces on the Seattle art scene.

04/07/2015 By Lauren Gallow

Sponsored Content

Face of Gigabit: CenturyLink Gig


Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Former Seattle Film and Music Director James Keblas Officially in Council Race

Arts advocate in council race, pot money figures prominently in GOP budget.

03/31/2015 By Josh Feit

City of Literature

“If You Could Make Seattleites Read One Book, What Would It Be?”

We asked six local writers to each nail down one must-read book for city dwellers.

03/24/2015 By Seattle Met Staff


PubliCalendar: Citizen University Will Fire Up Your Inner Revolutionary!

Today's picks for civic nerds

03/20/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Points of Reference

How David Foster Wallace and INXS Inspired OK Go's 'Hungry Ghosts'

OK Go frontman Damian Kulash discusses what led to the new sounds on the band's latest album.

03/19/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld